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      07-05-2013, 09:02 PM   #265
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      07-05-2013, 09:12 PM   #266
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I just hit 70k miles today and all my service is up to date for a verrrrry long time. Woot
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      07-06-2013, 09:13 AM   #267
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Congratulations, I have a few years to get there in my E90 I am currently at 164K but my E46 is at 197K miles.
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      07-06-2013, 12:02 PM   #268
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humm why you dont have a oil temperature indicator on the dashboard inside of the consumation indicator on the right ? , I far as I know ALL 6cylindres BMW have it, i've myself an N52 07 and I have the oil temperature indicator.
My '07 E91 also has the mpg gauge where the water temp gauge should reside. Among the non-turbo E9x models, only the E92 (IIRC) has the temp gauge as the 335i has an oil temp gauge.

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      07-06-2013, 03:00 PM   #269
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Well I've a 325i E92 2007, and I've the oil temp gauge (NOT the water temp and NOT the mpg gauge) , curious..
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      07-06-2013, 03:07 PM   #270
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Nice story, About to hit 108k hopefully 200k as gracefully as you.
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      07-07-2013, 07:25 AM   #271
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Well I've a 325i E92 2007, and I've the oil temp gauge (NOT the water temp and NOT the mpg gauge) , curious..
Assuming you live in Massachusetts USA, you can't have a 325i E92; BMW didn't import such a car to the USA.
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      07-07-2013, 07:45 AM   #272
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I'm hoping to be there soon! currently 152k on my 330xi!
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      07-07-2013, 04:24 PM   #273
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Assuming you live in Massachusetts USA, you can't have a 325i E92; BMW didn't import such a car to the USA.
I'm from Europe
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      07-07-2013, 05:27 PM   #274
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2011 335d with 80,200 miles. Great car but the OEM Gold Extended Warranty has been useless for me.
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      09-14-2013, 02:19 PM   #275
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Just rolled 144K and have had a intercooler and JB4 since 75k. Early 07 w/o oil cooler to that point. Just bought ER cooler and retro kit. Going for another 100k just to nice of a car to dump with it paid off.
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      09-14-2013, 06:05 PM   #276
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Congratulations, I have a few years to get there in my E90 I am currently at 164K but my E46 is at 197K miles.
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I'm hoping to be there soon! currently 152k on my 330xi!
Nice! I'm at about 145K and I put approx 25K a year so I should be there in 2 years! So far the car hasn't giving me too much trouble.
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      09-14-2013, 06:12 PM   #277
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My last BMW was a 1989 E30 that I took to 250,000.
I'm a fan of keeping the car until the wheels fall off, and I had an 1989 E30 325is as well. I miss that car. It too had about 240k before I gave it to my cousin. I was going to keep it and perhaps sell it on my own, but I'm never home to show the car.

Thanks for the story behind your 200k E90. I hope it goes for another 200k for you. Cheers!
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      09-14-2013, 06:52 PM   #278
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I envy you. I can barely hold on to a car for a year! This ... this here is commitment my friends.
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      09-14-2013, 09:01 PM   #279
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I envy you. I can barely hold on to a car for a year! This ... this here is commitment my friends.
+1. I trade them the second the warranty expires. I've traded some cool cars. Not sure these modern cars will hold up as well. I miss my Jeep TJ the most...

Congrats OP! This is an awesome accomplishment. Wish I had the skills.
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      09-26-2013, 01:50 PM   #280
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I hope to close in on you. 153,000 in Maryland. Rough roads in DC/MD. 2006 E90 purchased in Oct. 2006.
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      09-27-2013, 05:45 AM   #281
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I hope to close in on you. 153,000 in Maryland. Rough roads in DC/MD. 2006 E90 purchased in Oct. 2006.
Well I'd have to stop driving it for a bit over 3 years for you to just catch up to me now (227K).
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      09-27-2013, 06:14 AM   #282
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I hope to close in on you. 153,000 in Maryland. Rough roads in DC/MD. 2006 E90 purchased in Oct. 2006.
Always good to hear these cars can last a long time. What kind of maintenance schedule have you been following?
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      09-27-2013, 07:36 PM   #283
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Nothing Major Starter, Shocks, Struts, 1 battery, 1 coil, Std. maint...

Did you have to replace the water pump or any other cooling system components?
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      09-27-2013, 10:44 PM   #284
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Nothing yet, but I changed the coolant every 50,000...
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      09-28-2013, 01:34 AM   #285
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was kind of hoping this would be a 335i
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      09-30-2013, 10:42 AM   #286
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was kind of hoping this would be a 335i
was just going to say. We would never see this in a 335. You would go through 4 set of turbo's 6 fuel pumps and at least 4 carbon build up removal and a hole in your wallet so deep you can almost f#$%# it.
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